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    Default Importing TXT File with a Header Record and Multiple Detail Records

    Hello,

    We have been using A5V11 desktop for years and have not had to make many changes to our processing other than tweak some reports and build a few operations. We are quite happy with Alpha Software.

    But now, us non-database programmers have run into a problem importing .TXT files which contain one line of header data and many lines of detail data. The .TXT file is imported from our data collector. We have no problem importing records usually (since most of the imports either contain header data for the detail records which can be dismissed or ignored and don

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    Default Re: Importing TXT File with a Header Record and Multiple Detail Records

    I assume you are going to edit the post to include the details of your issue or post them in a reply?
    There can be only one.

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